Housing and caring of animals for experiments

What services do we offer?

The Laboratory Animal Core Facility at the Department of Biomedicine is the largest rodent facility at the Faculty of Health, Aarhus University. The facility consists of a closed breeding barrier for the production and breeding of genetically modified mice, and a standard barrier for housing and breeding both mice and rats. The standard barrier facility is open for researchers conducting studies and experiments.

The Animal Facility contributes to both basic and preclinical biomedical research, education in laboratory animal science and offer highly specialized facilities and services.

In the menu on the left you can find more information about The Animal Facility, guidelines for use, which services and courses we offer and much more.

We serve users from:

  • Aarhus University
  • Aarhus University Hospital
  • Other universities
  • The industry


Jakob le Fèvre Harslund

Head of Laboratory Animal Core Facility